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Join us Saturday, July 28th for the 2nd Annual Caribbean Jerk Competition!


Registration Now Open!

We are looking for teams to compete in our friendly food competition. We would like 2 -person teams from as many Mohawk-Hudson boat clubs as possible to come to Shady Harbor Marina with their best rendition of Caribbean Jerk cuisine. Each team will be provided a small tent to create their unique delicacies. Click here to register!

There will be 3 highly qualified judges to award the “cup” for the year. You will also receive a small gift from Shady Harbor Marina, and let’s not forget bragging rights!

Not interested in competing, but want to cheer your fellow club members on? We are asking for a minimum of  a $10 donation to help support the Northeastern NY Alzheimer’s Association. Register here.

Ship setting sail from Shady Harbor to benefit Regional Food Bank of NENY

Onrust, a 50 ft replica 17th-century Dutch yacht will start and end it’s journey at Shady Harbor Marina. The 50 Foot Onrust was originally scheduled to sail last Fall but was cancelled due to the damage from Irene and Lee. See the full article in the Times Union here.

Convenience Store and Newspaper Delivery Updates

The grocery store is filling in quickly at Shady Harbor.  We are excited to be adding Oscar’s and Garofalo’s Meats to our freezer section! We also have Freihofer’s and dairy always in stock- including your favorite ice cream! Be sure to place your order by Saturday night in the ship’s store for the JP Delivery of the Sunday Times Union, New York Times, Gazette, or the New York Post! JP Delivery

The Hudson River Treats Those Who Explore

Have you ever considered boating further North (past NYC) on the Hudson but hesitate for one reason or another? According to Capt. Len Beck the Hudson River offers much more than most can imagine in the Hudson River Valley.   In his travels up and down the Hudson on the Battered Bull he continues to be amazed at the beautiful scenery and historic landmarks along the way.

Read the full article to see why it is well worth the trip.

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